Vaughn Palmer: Parting wishes for reform by Plecas likely to be filed, forgotten

Credit to Author: Gord Kurenoff| Date: Fri, 04 Dec 2020 01:59:10 +0000

Opinion: The B.C. Liberals have never forgiven Plecas for deserting them to serve as an independent Speaker under the NDP. The New Democrats, while happy to have his support when they needed it, are relieved to be rid of having to rely on it

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Vancouver real estate: Owners begin filing info for B.C.'s new 'hidden ownership' registry

Credit to Author: Joanne Lee-Young| Date: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 01:04:40 +0000

The start this week of a “hidden ownership” registry in B.C.had lawyers and notaries public going through the first live test of filing to meet the new requirements on one of the busiest end-of-the-month days in recent memories. The property filing rush was also caused by a 23 per cent jump in Vancouver home sales […]

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Vaughn Palmer: Making life affordable was NDP priority — equality, anti-racism now top list

Credit to Author: Gord Kurenoff| Date: Sat, 28 Nov 2020 01:33:46 +0000

“Our government has a moral and ethical responsibility to tackle systemic discrimination in all its forms — and every ministry has a role in this work.” — Premier John Horgan

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Vaughn Palmer: Horgan's new cabinet facing unparalleled challenges on to-do lists

Credit to Author: Stephen Snelgrove| Date: Fri, 27 Nov 2020 02:44:35 +0000

Opinion: New finance minister Selina Robinson inherits the biggest deficit by far in B.C. history — $13 billion and counting — and enough fiscal hurdles that there’s already talk of delaying release of the next budget beyond the usual date in February

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Vaughn Palmer: Premier promised COVID numbers would be alarming. Promise kept

Credit to Author: Stephen Snelgrove| Date: Thu, 26 Nov 2020 02:15:58 +0000

Opinion: When Premier Horgan called the election, the COVID-19 count stood at 8,204. As of Thursday, the count had soared to 29,086, meaning 72 per cent of all B.C.’s cases were incurred since he called an election in the midst of a pandemic

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